Finding Your Female Ancestors

Most historical records have been created for and about men, making it more challenging to research and write about female ancestors. The Finding Your Female Ancestors Legacy QuickGuide® contains useful information including best places to find maiden names, locate women’s history resources, and other key strategies for tracing your maternal lines.

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Three Slovak Women

Three Slovak Women is a nonfiction account of three generations of Slovak women in the steel-producing town of Duquesne, Pennsylvania and the love and sense of family binding them together. The book opens with Verona Straka, who immigrated to the United States from the tiny village of Milpos, Slovakia in 1922.The first section unfolds with Verona's journey from her homeland, and then chronicles her arranged marriage to Jánoš Figlyar, a...

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